Video-less nodes

Joel Jaeggli joelja at
Wed Oct 29 15:45:25 EST 2003

On Wed, 29 Oct 2003, Daniel Fernandez wrote:

> Hi all,
> I would like to get some opinions about video-less nodes in a cluster,
> we know that there is no problem about monitoring nodes remotely and
> reading logs but I suppose that in a kernel panic situation there's some
> valuable on-screen information... ¿ any thoughts ?

console on serial... let your terminal server collect oopses...

> Of course there's the possibility about putting really cheap video cards
> just that we'll able to see the text screen , nothing more ;)

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